Ana Maria and Matias Moreno are two professional Brazilian musicians. Ana Maria studied at the Escola de Musica at Villa Lobos in Rio de Janeiro, and Matias Moreno at the Seminarios Livres de Musica da Bahia. Both worked in the classical, popular and folk music fields. In 1978 they combined their talents to form a folk group named A Tribo.
Later came a series of travels throughout Brazil and many recordings. The recordings seek to preserve the rich cultural traditions of Brazil.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several TV specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.